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60TH CONGRESS

2d Session

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

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DOCUMENT
No. 1484

LAWS, ORDINANCES, DECREES,
AND MILITARY ORDERS HAVING THE

FORCE OF LAW,
EFFECTIVE IN PORTO RICO

MAY 1, 1900

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR TRANS-
MITTING, IN RESPONSE TO THE INQUIRY OF
THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, LAWS AND
ORDINANCES OF AND MILITARY ORDERS AND

DECREES AFFECTING PORTO RICO

PART 3
Pages 1389-2156

FEBRUARY 26, 1909.-Referred to the Committee on Insular Affairs

and ordered to be printed

WASHINGTON

GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

ARRANGEMENT.

PART I.
Civil Code.
Code of Civil Procedure.

PART II.
Penal Code.
Law of Criminal Procedure.
Code of Commerce.
Mortgage law.
Regulations for execution of mortgage law.

PART III.

Instructions for drafting public documents.
Compilation of the organic provisions for the administration of justice.
Laws relating to public works.
Law of railroads.
Police law of railroads.
Provincial and municipal laws.
Laws relating to civil administration and government.
Electoral law for election of councilors and provincial deputies.
Adaptation of electoral law of Spain of June 26, 1890.
Constitution establishing self-government.
Immigration regulations.
Levy and collection of taxes and customs duties.
Customs tariff and regulations.
Notarial laws and regulations.
By-laws and charter of the Spanish Bank of Porto Rico.
Law of eminent domain.

PART IV.

Rules and instructions to carry into effect the executive orders relating to the mili

tary government by the United States. Military orders and circulars having the force of law, volume 1. Military orders containing legislative provisions, volume 2, published in the Official

Gazette.

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